Short Growing Season And Part Of Vegetable Garden Is Shaded During Part Of The Day. - Knowledgebase Question

Mantua, UT
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Question by beardfam
January 27, 2001
The south end of our vegetable garden gets part sun. We live in an area with a short growing season and have cool temperatures at night. What vegetable will grow well in these conditions?

Answer from NGA
January 27, 2001
Veggies do best with at least 6-8 hours of full sunlight a day. These vegetables will tolerate less, but they still need some sunlight: beets, carrots, kale, lettuce, potatoes, scallions, radishes, rhubarb, spinach, Swiss chard. You might consider growing other vegetables in large containers that you can position in full sun.

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